DALLAS - MARCH 12: Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings returns to the ice against the Dallas Stars on March 12, 2010 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Williams suffered a broken leg that has sidelined him since December 26. (Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images)
I first met him when I was 19 years old and he coached me for 13 consecutive years. I don't know how many athletes who have had that pleasure. Al Arbour was a man that left us not only feeling like champions, but left us with a lot of great memories that we can carry on through life.
— Islanders Hall of Fame defenseman Denis Potvin on former coach Al Arbour, who passed away Friday at the age of 82